Thanks to the quick response of a Nagpur Metro station controller Rupesh Thombre a big accident was averted. A nano car suddenly caught fire near Kasturchand Park Metro station at 3 pm on Wednesday.
Thombre was inspecting the station when he saw the car and immediately swung into action and doused the fire.
As per the information, Meet Thadani (car no. M.H-31 DC 3227) was on his way to Reserve Bank from LIC Square at 3 pm when it suddenly caught fire.
The fire was brought under control within a few minutes. Eyewitnesses appreciated the alertness and promptness of the Metro staff.
Along with Thombre, Metro personnel Sohail Sheikh and Rahul Takalkhede assisted in extinguishing the fire.